High school students Selina Soule, Chelsea Mitchell and Alanna Smith filed the lawsuit at the center of the controversy in February.
The Justice Department, or DOJ, said it cracked down on a website that was fraudulently offering to sell vaccines for warding off the deadly coronavirus.
Attorney General William Barr directed federal prosecutors to pursue fraudsters seeking to exploit "public panic" about the coronavirus.
The prosecution team, led by Connecticut-based federal prosecutor John Durham, recently approached representatives of Christopher Steele.
The Justice Department pushed back on reports that Attorney General William Barr is considering resigning over President Donald Trump's tweets.
More than 1,000 ex-Justice Department officials called for Attorney General William Barr to resign over his handling of Roger Stone's trial.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Thursday pushed back against Donald Trump after the president's attacks on the prosecutors.
The Justice Department on Monday ramped up its fight against states and municipalities that adopt "sanctuary" policies to protect unauthorized immigrants from deportation, with Attorney General William Barr announcing new lawsuits against the state of New Jersey and King County, Washington, where Seattle is located.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr has told the FBI to not begin any investigation into any 2020 presidential candidate without his expressed approval.
21 Saudi cadets will be withdrawn from receiving military training following a U.S. investigation into a Saudi officer's fatal shooting of three Americans.